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SFA associate professor serves as Southwest regional chair for Interior Design Educators Council

Sally Ann Swearingen, associate professor in Stephen F. Austin State University’s School of Human Sciences, is serving as the Southwest regional chair for the Interior Design Educators Council, an organization that works to advance the education, scholarship and service of … Continue reading

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Rigorous Generation Jacks summer academy prepares incoming first-generation students for college

A thrum of light chatter and crinkling snack bags filled the Academic Assistance and Resource Center on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus as 45 incoming first-generation freshmen settled into their afternoon break. Fresh out of a training module … Continue reading

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SFA graduate student interns with the Houston Texans

Discipline is the name of the game for Stephen F. Austin State University graduate student Jeffrey Rodriguez, who, since mid-July, has been interning as an athletic trainer with NFL team the Houston Texans. Rodriguez, an Austin native who is a … Continue reading

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Director of SFA’s School of Human Sciences appointed to American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences National Accreditation Board

Dr. Lynda Martin, director of Stephen F. Austin State University’s School of Human Sciences, has been appointed to the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences National Accreditation Board. The board ensures undergraduate family and consumer sciences programs at accredited … Continue reading

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SFA faculty art exhibition includes show by artist Brewer

The Annual School of Art Faculty Exhibition at Stephen F. Austin State University, featuring a separate show by Jeffie Brewer, assistant professor of sculpture and drawing, opens with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, in The … Continue reading

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SFA Gardens’ Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series to feature director of the Baker Arboretum

Stephen F. Austin State University’s SFA Gardens will host the monthly Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, in the Brundrett Conservation Education Building at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St. Dr. Martin … Continue reading

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SFA School of Human Sciences associate professor awarded mentoring professorship

Dr. Chay Runnels, associate professor, hospitality administration program coordinator and graduate program co-coordinator at Stephen F. Austin State University, is the latest recipient of an endowed professorship established to reward faculty members who serve as excellent mentors and teachers. The … Continue reading

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Retired SFA communication professor receives Texas Association of Broadcasters’ Educator of the Year Award

Designer of the award-winning Stephen F. Austin State University radio station KSAU-FM and more than 30-year faculty member Dr. William “Joe” Oliver was selected to receive the 2016 Texas Association of Broadcasters’ Educator of the Year Award. “Because of my … Continue reading

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SFA students collecting denim for third year with Cotton Incorporated

This fall, Stephen F. Austin State University students will again partner with Cotton Incorporated to collect denim for the Blue Jeans Go Green project. This recycle program encourages people to donate denim to be “upcycled” into UltraTouch denim insulation. Jamie … Continue reading

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SFA Gardens to host herbal soap seminar

Stephen F. Austin State University’s SFA Gardens will host a soap-making workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 10, in Room 101 of the Brundrett Conservation Education Building at the SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St. The … Continue reading

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